Evening dress Date: Culture: American Medium: silk, rhinestones Dimensions: Length at CB: 48 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs.
Sleeveless dress of gold lamé & raspberry silk, the asymmetrical hem worked with a large-scale wave motif, with a raspberry chiffon insert at one side & a long panel of similar chiffon attached at either shoulder strap, labelled JEAN SYLVÈRE Paris, ca
~Beaded black vintage flapper dresses, circa one of velvet with red and pearlized beads with parrots in flight and peonies to skirt; the other of chiffon and tulle with silver beading~ via Kerry Taylor Auctions.
dress of pale blue chiffon beaded with vertical rows of alternating transparent ball and cylinder beads ending in spiral designs at an uneven hem. The chemise dress hangs straight from the shoulders and is sleeveless with a scoop neckline.